1. Breaking Down Why JaMarcus Russell Can Succeed in the NFL

    It’s safe to say JaMarcus Russell blew his first chance in the NFL . Russell, who was thought of as a safe, blue-chip prospect entering the 2007 NFL draft, ended up shocking everyone by doing nothing right in Oakland...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 1 year ago 1,772 reads 19 comments

  2. 4 NFL Head Coaches Who Will Be on the Hot Seat Next Season

    In the NFL , every team wants to win. So, when a team isn’t living up to expectations, the coach often suffers. Coaches are fired frequently, and there will be more coaches out of work at the conclusion of the 2013 season...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 1 year ago 1,308 reads 4 comments

  3. Denver Broncos: Breaking Down the Defensive Line Improvements

    When the Denver Broncos lost defensive end Elvis Dumervil, some thought the defensive line would fall apart. Then, the front office struck...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 1 year ago 4,322 reads 40 comments

  4. San Francisco Giants: Should They Have Sent Down Michael Kickham?

    Michael Kickham 's MLB debut started off well. Then, Derek Norris hit a demoralizing home run, and Kickham fell apart...

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  5. San Francisco 49ers: 4 Potential Replacements for Michael Crabtree

    Michael Crabtree may have gone down with an Achilles injury, but the 49ers aren't going to go down with him...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 1 year ago 2,877 reads 16 comments

  6. San Francisco Giants: How Can the Pitching Improve?

    If you haven't been following the San Francisco Giants this season, you might be surprised to know that their starting pitching has brought them down. The team's starting pitchers have combined for a WAR of minus-1...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 1 year ago 779 reads 2 comments

  7. NFL: Listing the 4 Most Overhyped Players in the NFL

    In the NFL , there are a lot of players who receive undeserved attention. For example, the New York Jets and Tennessee Titans both finished the 2012 season 6-10...

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  8. 2013 NFL Preview: Super Bowl XLVIII Early Predictions

    In 2012, there were a lot of teams that had chances of making it to the Super Bowl . In 2013, that's not completely true...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 24,159 reads 35 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers: Breaking Down the Depth at Wide Receiver

    As the 2012 season came to a close, wide receiver became a bigger and bigger need for the San Francisco 49ers . Michael Crabtree stepped up for the 49ers, but San Francisco didn't have a lot of depth at wide receiver...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 6,751 reads 35 comments

  10. NFL: 4 Teams That Should Be on Hard Knocks

    In the NFL , there's a big difference between good teams and attention-heavy teams. For example, in 2012, there were a lot of playoff teams, such as the Cincinnati Bengals, that received less attention than the 6-10 New York Jets...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 7,481 reads 7 comments

  11. San Francisco 49ers: Breaking Down the Potential Impact of Their Offseason Moves

    The San Francisco 49ers were a great team before the 2013 NFL Free Agency period kicked off. Now, they are a much better team. San Francisco picked up a lot of players and filled a lot of holes in the draft and during free agency...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 4,764 reads 16 comments

  12. Oakland Raiders: Will They Contend in the AFC West?

    In 2011, the Oakland Raiders almost won the AFC West. In 2012, they were nine games behind the Denver Broncos . Oakland didn't contend at all in 2012, as it won a mere four games...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 11,774 reads 78 comments

  13. San Francisco 49ers: Which Undrafted Free Agent Will Have the Biggest Impact?

    Not many people pay much attention to undrafted free agents, but undrafted players can make impacts. The San Francisco 49ers hope to find a gem in their class of undrafted free agents...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 6,846 reads 21 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs: Predicting the Winners of Each Second-Round Series

    After a first round that brought some thrilling games and others that weren't so thrilling, it's time for another round of excitement and potential upsets...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 1,821 reads 1 comments

  15. Oakland Raiders: 3 Needs They Failed to Address During the 2013 NFL Draft

    The Oakland Raiders filled some holes in the NFL draft, but their draft wasn't perfect. Oakland selected D.J. Hayden with the 12th pick in the draft, and they got some potential stars in Sio Moore and Menelik Watson...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 7,381 reads 61 comments

  16. Breaking Down What They Must Do to Win Super Bowl XLVIII

    So close. The Denver Broncos came so close. Denver was tabbed by many as Super Bowl favorites, and there weren ’t many reasons to pick against the white-hot Broncos...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 4,817 reads 43 comments

  17. 2013 NFL Draft: Predicting the Draft's 4 Biggest Busts

    The NFL draft brings lots of stars and positively changes the futures of many teams, but it also brings unfortunate busts. Many star college players, such as JaMarcus Russell, Tim Couch and Matt Leinart, ended up as NFL busts...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 1,584 reads 6 comments

  18. 2013 NFL Draft: Which AFC West Team Has Fared Best?

    The AFC West was dominated by the Denver Broncos in 2012, so the division's three other teams entered the draft trying to change that. And some teams did a good job at doing so...

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  19. 2013 NFL Draft: Breaking Down the San Francisco 49ers' Draft so Far

    The San Francisco 49ers are a stacked team. Somehow, they managed to get even better in the 2013 NFL draft...

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  20. 2013 NFL Mock Draft 2.0: Predicting Picks 22-32

    The futures of lots of NFL teams are hanging in the balance. Luckily, the upcoming NFL draft is something that can drastically change a team's outlook. It's just about draft time, and every team is hoping to fill a hole or improve in some way...

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  21. 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Predicting Picks 11-21

    With the NFL draft right around the corner, everyone is trying to anticipate the potential franchise-changing move each team will make in the annual event. Everyone is ready for one of the biggest events in the NFL...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 4,363 reads 2 comments

  22. 2013 NBA Playoffs: Predicting the Winners of the East's First Round Matchups

    The NBA Playoffs are finally here, and it's time to hear fans boldly proclaim their team's greatness. Every team in the playoffs has championship aspirations...

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  23. 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Predicting the First 10 Selections

    The NFL Draft is coming up, and, as always, the draft has the potential to make or break a team's future. This draft class is a very interesting one, largely because it features a shortage of quarterbacks, but no shortage of talent...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 732 reads 4 comments

  24. Barry Zito: Breaking Down Why He Has Lived Up to His Lucrative Contract

    Before the 2012 season, San Francisco Giants fans cringed when they heard Barry Zito ’s name. Now, the former AL Cy Young winner brings fond memories of a season-saving ...

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  25. Alex Smith vs Carson Palmer: Who Will Have a Bigger Impact on Their New Team?

    On December 31, 2011, things were looking up for both Alex Smith and Carson Palmer. Smith's 49ers were 12-3 and one game away from clinching a first-round bye in the 2012 NFL playoffs, and all they had to do was beat the lowly St...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 1 year ago 1,612 reads 2 comments